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Personal memoirs of U.S. Grant

by Ulysses S. Grant

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Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Grant, Ulysses S. 1822-1885.,
    • United States. Army -- Biography.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPersonal memoirs of Ulysses Simpson Grant
      StatementUlysses S. Grant ; with an introduction and notes by James M. McPherson.
      SeriesPenguin classics
      ContributionsMcPherson, James M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE672 .A3 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 674 p. :
      Number of Pages674
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL369846M
      ISBN 100140437010
      LC Control Number98030532

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